Team USA Defeats South Korea And Venezuela; Mercer Homers

USA  3,  South Korea  1 Three US pitchers combined to hold South Korea to just one run on 4 hits this afternoon in World Cub/Pan Am tournament Second Round play.  Matt Shoemaker (Angels) made the start for the US and hurled 5 shutout innings.  He allowed just a double over the first 4 of those innings.  In the 5th, with two outs, Shoemaker gave up a single and a walk, but ended the inning with a fly out. Team USA got off to a solid...

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Minor League Free Agents

The first wave of minor league free agents has hit the market, according to the latest minor league transaction report from Baseball America. Here is the list: RHP Greg AquinoRHP Josh Banks3B Brian BardenC Edwin BellorinRHP Kris Benson1B Wilson BetemitLHP Travis BlackleyRHP Bryan BullingtonLHP Brian BurresRHP Vinnie ChulkRHP R.A. Dickey3B Joe DillonRHP Brandon DuckworthOF Chris DuffyRHP Geoff GearyRHP Enrique GonzalezC Michel...

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